OCR Interpretation

The Schenectady cabinet, or, Freedom's sentinel. (Schenectady, N.Y.) 1839-1849, July 02, 1839, Image 1

Image and text provided by New York State Library

Persistent link: http://dev.nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn83031677/1839-07-02/ed-1/seq-1/

Thumbnail for 1
: 4 - , IV V O L U M E X X X .] S C H E N E C T A D Y . T U E S D A Y E V E N I N G , J U L Y 2 , i s s * [N U M B E R I S M * 3* W 1 T m. .JVEW «K>OD$. ML subscriber lias ju s t received a large assortment of seasonable and fashionable Also, Ingrain and Superfine Carpeting; 6-4 and 4-4 Matting ; Paper Hangings and Borderings; all o f which he offers wholesale and retail a t the most reduced prices, at No. 73, State-street. aplO _________________ JOHN O H L E N . / GOODS. 1 *JLLIAM McCAMUS has just received his sprinjp. supply of seasonable and fashionable ! > l t ¥ which lie is determined to sell on the most reasonable term s, at his old stand, No. 115, State st. Among his assortment are Broaddoths, Cassimeres, Sattinets, Vest­ ings, D rills, Hosiery, Silk 4* Colton Handkerchiefs, Shirt­ ings, Calicoes, Ribands, 4*o. 4*c* April 6 , 1831). „ IVE W GOOD§« ~ O EORGE OHLEN has just received and is now opening his spring supyly o f C H IN A , G L A S l) 4 . e a r t h e n w a r e , l o o k i n g g l a s s e s , a s ­ t r a l 4- H A N G I N G L A M P S , T E A T R A Y S , 4 *. Also ,— 9 general assortment of Gentlemen’s and La­ dies’, and Children’s BOOTS «fc S H O E S of every des­ cription, suitable for the season, at the New Store, No. 47 State street, a few doors west from Ferry-street. April 20, 1839. J O B K S A N B S B S , A tto r s u 9 tt CmmmsflUr mi Emm,, M icU m r it Cmm* mrtlor 4m Cftswery, , Has removed his Office to No. 57 State-street—Cunninshsm’s new buiUlinjr.—Dated May 14th? 1839. 78tf D A T I D O A B T S M I T H , A ttorney a t l .a w , a a d S o licitor a a d M a s ter i n C h a n c e ry, No. 3 0 S tato o tr c c t. Schenectady, Nov. 30, 1838. _______________ 74n>3 A l e x a n d e r M . V e d d e r . P H Y S I C I A N A N D SU R G E O N , , Office corner o f Liberty and Ferry-sts., Schenectady/ April 8 , 1839. _____________ 93 * H A M S , — 1000 weight new smoked Shoulders, for sale at 153 State st. d!7 Hams aud JOSEPH SPIER. J U S T R E C E I V E D —100 Boxes 7 by 9, and 9 by 10 WINDOW GLASS, for sale a t factory pri- cel; ANDREW TRUAX, 117 State-street. Nov. 27. Sept. A LARGE supply o f very choice Green and Black Teas, just received and for ■ale by JAMES W ALKER, ___________ 106 and 104, State-st. MORRIS? PLANTIH G MACHINE. O R drill barrow for planting broom corn seed—for rale a t the Schenectady Seed s tore, by April 29, 1839. _____________ JAMES W ALKER. H S U G A R S A i V l > C O F F E E , O F all sorts, a large supply; together with a general assortm ent of F A M I L Y G R O C E R I E S , Sept. 5. Ju s t received and for sale by ' ‘ JAM E S W ALKER, 106 & 104, State-st. New Hard-Ware Store. T HE subscribers respectfully announce to the pub­ lic that they have commenced the Hard-Ware Bu­ siness in connection with the manufacturing o f Tin and Sheet-Iron Ware, at the store in the new building next door to James Walker, No. 102, State-street, where they invite attention to their general assortment of S T O V E S , S T O V E F U R N I T U R E , and HOUSE KEEPING ARTICLES, tn general,^of which they intend keeping a full supply. JAM E S W ALKER, J r . Oct. 1. 1838. _______ JO H N E D W A R P J. J>r. Andrew Tritax, No. 117, State street, [north side) one door east of W. McCatnus’ Dry Goods Store, W H O LESALE AND RETAIL DEALER IN D R U G S A M E D I C I N E S , D T E W O O D S , G L A S S , P U T T Y , O I L , P E R F U M E R Y , A C . A C . O ’A T ALBANY PRICES, XB Bedford, Saranac, and Crown’d Window Glass, o f a very superior quality, which for transparency, thickness clear ness, and brilliancy o f surface, cannot be surpassed—for sale a t Factory Prices. German, Rensselaer, Alps, New- York 8 tale, Mohawk and Cylinder Glass of all sizes, from 6 by 8 to 18 by 26, at Albany Prices. O ’All Medicines accurately prepared and prescrip­ tions neatly put up, every day in the week and at all hours of the night ____________________ aug.l4:7tl New I> O C T . B . I . M Y N D E R S E , [AS again opened a D R U G G I S T S T O R E , in State atreet, No. 87, directly opposite the store where he formerly kept, and immediately next door to E . & is. Benedict’s hat store, where he intends to keep an assortm ent of GENUINE M E D ICINES, particu­ larly calculated for family use, which will be carefully E l up by h im self and directions gjven how to be taken, s. also, all kinds of P A T E N T A1ED101NES, in use; and a general assortm ent of DYE HTUFFd. On com­ mission, Gibson’s Spavin and Ringbone Linim e n t; Pros ser’s invaluable discovery for Sput'u artd Ringbone , also, several other VALUABLE MEDICINES lor dis­ easesTh horses,Tfcc. &<!. B. I. MYNDERSE. Schenectady, May 22, 1833. 47 8 P 1 U N G Y I L L E Screw & Wire Works. QTpHE subscribers are prepared to furnish their friends- . 4A and customers with Wood Screws, of ail the va­ rious sizes and lengths in common use. Tkey have on hand a complete assortment of 10,000 gross to which they are making daily additions. They will also make to order W ire, of allthe various sizes, bright or an nealed. All orders directed to or left with their agents, Messrs. M. Van Alstyne & Son, Albany, or the subscri bers, will be pusctually attended to. F. H. HAMILTON & Co. Schenectady, Jan. 1, 1838. 27 CABINET A & E. BROW N continue the Cabinet M aking Bu~ a siness in all itsvarious branches, a t No. 58 State- treet, a few doors west from the Post Office, where they manufacture SO F A S , BUREAUS, SECRETARIES, TABLES, S T A N D S , B E D S T E A D S , <fre. 4-c. in the first style o f workmanship and finish; all o f which will be sold on the most accommodating terms. . Jqly 1,-1837. ____________________________________ A . P A S T O i r S OR COMPONNO ESSENTIAL OIL OF ALMONDS. T HI.4 inimitable Oil has been the p-oduct o f fifteen yean of experience in the city o f New York, where 1 have been practising the hair cutting business, in that period, 1 never knew any person who has used it, whose hair has not been improved by tbe use of this Com pound: and the public may rely on it, that A. VASTOR’S COMPOUND OIL is the wholesomsst andM>esV Oil for the hair, makes it grow thick and long, prevents its falling off or turning grey, and even if hair h a s b e g u n to tu r n g r e y , i s s u c h a n o u r i . h e r t o t b e h a i r , that by use it will restore it to its natural color; also pre vents hair from becoming shaded, which is a great dis­ figurement to young ladies, and if.used for a short time, it will restore i t to its'natural color, clear the scurf, and keep the head and hair clean ,* promotes eyebrows and wiskers. For sale by J. BERTRAND, Oct. 16.1838. _________ No. 112, S tate st. H ARVEY L. W ARD, having commenced the a- above business, a t the old stand of Ward 4 * Ross, in State street, a few doors east o fthe Rail-road, keeps On hand and makes to order, all kinds o f CARRIAGES and W AGONS of a superior quality. Likewise all kind# of SLEIG H S and CUTTERS, o f th e latest pat­ terns; ROAD OARS, of all descriptions, mad-> to order a t short notice and on reasonable terms. All kinds oi B I j and repairing, done with neatness and despatch. Also, made and sold by the subscriber, H ill’s Patented Eliptic Springs for all kinds of Wagons and Carriages. Likewise, Miner’s Patent Pumps for Wells or Cis­ terns, manufactured by H. Warren & Co. Troy, and (or sale by H. L. WARD. Schenectady, August 13, 1838. _______________ 59 ’ S C H E i N E C T A B Y F U R N A C E A N D M A C H I N E S H O P . C L U T E &. BAILEY keep constantly on hand, and manufacture to order, STEAM ENGINES, LATHES &. MACHINERY; Finished Axle Arms, W agon, Cart and Pipe Boxes; Mill Cranks and Spindles; New and improved Bark, Corn and Plaster Mills; M ill and Clothier’s Screws; Railroad Car Wheels; P lo u g h C a s tin g s . C ider M ills, N u ts and S c rew s ; Hollow W are of all descriptions; All kind# o f Brass, Copper and Composition Castings. N. B. M erchants would do well to call and examine or themselves. -» April 21, 1837. ‘ h I S d ^ W A R K s t o r k . Sign iff the Padlock , No. 57 State-street. f* lH E s u h s c rib e rh a s recently removed his Hard-Ware A Store, to the now buildings, No. 57 State street where he is now receiving and will keep constantly on hand, a general assortm ent of H a rdw a re, Cutlery, Saddlery, Carpenters’ and Joiners Tools, Looking Glasses, Tea Boards, Iron, Steel, Nails, &c. which he offers for sale on the most reasonable terms. Also, a general assortm ent o f S T O V E S of the new­ est and most approved patterns, Store Pips, Sheet Iron, Copper and Tin Ware, together with a general assort, m ent o f Dr. N o tt's Coal Stoves and Patent T in Ovens a much approved and very economical article for baking and roasting. U T I a v in g good workmen in his employ at Sheet I . ron, Tin and Copper, lie will execute all job work in the best manner and at short notice. April 17 1338 A.BM. A. VAN VORST. f O N D O N S - P I j I T T E A S —Shaker’s prepar- J L i ed Sweet Corn: fresh Oat Meal, and Pearl Bar­ ley. Just received and for sule by JAM E S W ALKER, March 19. ___________________ 106 & 104 State.st. S T O V E S ! S T O V E S ! S T O V E S ! ^S P O O R ’S PATENT COOK STOVES, for C o a l - a ^ new and desirable article; also, Austin’s Six Plate Stoves, ju s t received and for sale a t 119 State-street, by Sept. 5, 1837. ____________ JO H N BENEDCT. C H I N A PU U V G W HIS A T . BUSH. China Spring W heat just received and for sale by G. Q. CARLEY. Feb. 25. H O G S L A R D . —500 lb Hogs lard for sale a t 153 State-st. JOSEPH SPIER. dl7 T U S T R E C E I V E H - A fresh supply of Boots, J Shoes, Cacks, Sfc. which will be sold for cash, unu­ sually cheap, at 40 State-street. Sept. 11. ______________ A. VAN SANTVOORD. W A l \ T E D . ^ - T w o journeymen CABINET MAKERS, to whom good wages and constant employment will be given. Inquire at my furniture shop, corner o f State-at. and Maiden lane. DANIEL C. PRICE. March 19, 1839. T O L E T —the Dwelling House No. 10, r i l l , east side of College-street. Inquire of A p ril 9, 1839. 93________JOHN DAVIS. V a l u a b l e R e a l E s t a t e F o r S a l e . fJIV H E subscriber offers for sale his valuable real es- Ji_ tate situated on the corner o f State and Ferry- streets, in the business part of the city, and within 25 rods o f the contemplated canal basin. The said proper­ ty will rent for ne ir the interest on $20,060. One half of the purchase money can remain on bond and mort­ gage for the term of 15 years, the interest to be paid an­ nually; and the remainder in easy instalments. Posses­ sion given on the 1st of May next, of the subscriber. Feb. 25. s t ot JViay n ext. For terms inquire MYNDERT VAN GUYSLING. Daniel B u r t , m j O . 3 6 STA T E -STR E E T , directly south of the J. W Schenectady Bank, keeps constantly on hand for sale— Parmalee’s Soap and Candles ; Coarse and Fine Salt; A general assortm ent o f Flour and Feed; Oats, Corn and Indian Meal; Also, an assortm e n t of G ro c e r ies; Schenectady, July 3, 1838. V U R L S — C U G U S —C I J K I - S . ” ‘ TT BERTRAND, No. lL2,8ut#-#t. would m p o ctful. • ly inform s the ladies o f S chenectady and vicinity, that he has just returned from New-York, and that he is now enabled to present a more e x tensive assortm ent of HAIR, consisting in part of Everlasting Curls, Curl­ ed and Plain Fronts, Everlasting Ringlets, Puffs on combs, Children’s Nelr, and different styles of Ringlets o fth e latest fashion.—April 8 , 1839. W ’ C 6 P A I I T N E R 8 H I P . M. McCAMUS has taken into copartnership in the Dry Goods business, Samuel M. Van Sant voord. The business hereafter will be conducted under the firm of Win. McCamus «fc Co. WM. McUAMUS, March 4,18:19. S. M. VAN SANTVOORD. N. B. All persons indebted to Win. McCamus, will please call and settle. ___________________________ 88 D I S S O L U T I O N . —The copartnership hereto­ fore existing between the subscribers, under the firm of Swits Sp McDonald, is this day dissolved by mu­ tual consent. The business of the firm will be settled by N. Swits, who is fully authorised to collect and pay all the debts ofthe firm. N. SWITS, d . M c D o n a l d . Schenectady, May 28, 1839. N o t e . —The GROCERY Ac PROVISION business will be carried on a t the old stand, corner o f Church and State~streeta, by 101 N. SW ITS. D I S S O L U T I O N . —The co-partnership here­ tofore existing between J. & G. Ohlen is this day dissolved by mutual consent. The business o f the firm will be settled by George Ohlen. JOHN OHLEN. GEORGE O H L E N . Schenectady, April 8 , 1839. .The business will be continued a t the old place, No. 47, State-st. by GEORGE OHLEN. D I S S O L U T I O N . T H E copartnership heretofore existing b e t w e e n V a n H o m e 4* C o n a n t , is th i s d a y dissolved by mutual consent. The business of the firm will be settled by James E. Van J. E. VAN HORNE, W. B. CONANT. Schenectady, Feb. 12,1839. O ’ T he business will be continued at the old stand* by 86 J. E. VAN HORNE. Horne. T > H A R D -W A R E , IRON Ac S T E E L . C 1 C. CLUTE & Co. No. 142, Staie-street, Sche- J • n e c tady, keep on hand a com p lete assortm e n t of H a r d - W a r s ; Old Sable, Swedes, English and Ame­ rican I r o n ; Fiat, Square and Round, assorted sizes.— Also, Swedes, English, Blister, German dcGast S t e e l ; N a i l s , S t i c k s and C r o w - B a r s ; C h u r n D r i l l s & Suo- v k l s ; A n v il s , V icks , S l e d g e s . and B l a c k s m it h s ’ B e l . l o w s ; H o ist C h a in s , & c . [DTContractors supplied at short notice, and on the most reasonable term s.—<118 IH E subscribers b e g le a v e to in ­ form th e in h a b i t a n t s o f S c h e n e c - tad}r a n d its vicinity, t li a t t h e y h a v e in connection w i l h th e i r H a r d - W a r e bu­ siness, co m m e n c e d the m a n u f a c t u r e and repairing o f G u s s , H i r i . E S , F o w l - IN G - P lE C E S , ifcc. Gun-Trimmings of all kinds kept constantly on hand. W A L K E R & E D W A R D S . F e b . 5, 1839. ___________ t i i it a s .iTs, A T the Drug Store of Dr. B. I. Mynderse, Nd. 87, Stale s lrset. Schenectady: MARSH’S SUPERIOR PATENT TRUSSES; A l s o . . . D r . IIU L L ’s NEW L Y IN V E N T E D PA T E N T HINGE TRUSSES. Persons needing a Truss will be properly fitted by call­ ing as above.—Aug. 20. __________ ■ ____________________ f | N O P A T R O N S A N D T H E P U B L I C . ■ For some tiinc past the subscriber has put in p rac­ tice the principle o f opposition to imposition, and he finds that it has succeeded beyond bis most sanguine expec­ tations. He deems it, therefore, an obligatory duty to return his most sincere thanks as well as to give testi­ mony of his gratitude to all .those, both of the city and country, who have so liberally favored him in hia line of business W hen 1 commenced the experiment, the prospect was bleak and cheerlecs; but thanks to the lib­ erality of those who discountenance evory thing like impoeition, i t is now fair and flattering. 1 still contin­ ue to mnke all kinds of garmcuts a t journeymen’s pri­ ces, which 1 shall warrant to fit and be finished in the most fashionable style. BjTCntting done lower than any where else in the citv, at the shortest notice, and warranted to fit if pro­ perty mape up. JOHN FEA T H E R S T O N E , No. 42 Stete street, one door east ol Mr. Van Sant- voord’s shoe store.—August 21 60 Dr. Hunt’s Celebrated Pills, For Consumption, Dyspepsia, and Liver Complaint, fyc. A 6 the enjoym e n t o f health depends on preserving the functions o f the Stomach, Liver , Intestines and Lungs, in a healthy and vigorous state, through the operations o f w h ich the body receives its grow th , its nutrition, its support, it can no longer be astonish- ,nJ? th a t when these viscera are deranged, and cannot w r fotiD th e ir p r o p e r functions, the w h o le system su f­ fers and becomes disordered. K n o w in g this to be a sound and dem onstrated fact, in science and experi­ ence, D o c t o r H u n t ’s S y s t e m o f P r a c t i c e is in faithful accordance with it. H e aim s to keep the Stomach, Lungs and the liver, in vigorous and healthy action, as the fthree great fountains o f health and life. ---- For this purpose his p ills are com p o u n d ed of herbs, w h ich strengthen and equalize the action o f the heart , 2 *ve *n im pulse o f strength to the arterial system, at' the sam e tim e quicken the action of the absorbent and discharging vessels; and as a ll the secretions are drawn from the blood, any morbid action w h ich m a y have ta­ ken p l a c e t s rem oved, all obstructions are overcom e, the blood is purified, and the bodv assum es a healthful state. T h e s e pills give tone to the stom a c h , increase the appetite, and em inently exp e l all acrid or morbid matter through the execretory ducts into the passage o f the bow e ls. In all cases o f Consumption, Indiges tion or Dyspepsia, Billions Affections, or Liver Com­ plaints, Heartburn, Sourntss or Acidity in the Stomach, Tightness a t the Chest, Lois q f Appetite, S ick Head Ache, Puin in the Head, Back, Limbs and Side, Flatulency, Ty- j phus and Scarlet Fever, Putrid Sore Throat, Fever and ' Ague, or Intermitting Fevers, Gout, Rheumatism, Lumba­ go, Sciatica, Spasmodic Affections, and 'Tic Dotoureux, Convulsions o f Children, Measles, Sm a ll Pox, Hooping ! Cough, _ Rickets, Teething, Worms, Female Obstructions, I Chlorosis or Green Sickness, and Rejections o f Food, and Costiveness, Colic , whether flatulent or Billious, follow lhe DIRECTIONS. Dose .—Take from three to ten pills, til! they operate, two or three times daily. The use of the pills must be persevered in till a cure is effected. Price 25 Cents per Box, DR. GOODE’S Celebrated Female Pills. These Pills are atrongly recommended to the notice of the Ladies as a safe und efficient remedy in remov­ ing those complaints peculiar to their sex, from want of Exercise, or general Debility o f the System, Ob' structions, Suppressions, and Irregularity of the Men­ ses; at the same time strengthening, cleansing, and giving tone to the Stomach and Bowels, and producing a new and healthy action throughout the system gen­ erally. They create Appetite, correct indigestion, re­ move Giddiness and Nervous Headache, and are emi­ nently useful in those Flatulent Complaints which dis­ tress Females so much at the “ T u r k o f L i f e . ” They obviate Costiveness, and counteract all Hysterical and Nervous Affections, likewise afford soothing and per­ manent relief in Fluor Albus, or Whites, and in the moat obatinale cases of Chlorosis, or Green Sickness, they invariably restore the pallid and delicate female to health and vigor. These Pills have gained the sanction and approba­ tion o f the most eminent Physicians in the United States, and many mothers can likewise testify to their extraordinary efficacy. To married females, whose expectations of the tenderest pledges o f connubial hap­ piness have been defeated, these Pills may be truly es­ teemed a blissful boon. They soon renovate all func~ tional debility, and i f taken (according to directions,) obviate all morbid action. They dispel that fulsome and disagreeable sensation common to females a t each monthly return, likewise the attendant pains in the back, side or loins; they generally counteract the nau­ sea, vomiting, and other nervous affections in Chloro­ sis, or green sickness, in a few days, and if continued (according to d irections,) soon effect a perfect cure.— Nothing is so signally efficacious in recruiting the pal­ lid and sickly female (who has been during her life ir­ regular and sensitive) as the FEM ALE PILLS. These pills invigorate the whole system, improve the memory, and enliven the imagination,create appetite and restore tranquil repose. Many hundred females can testify of their efficacy, and many Physicians (in this city, as a l­ so throughout the United Stales) can bear testimony to their merits and extraordinary virtues. They are invaluable to enfeebled and relaxed females, who from . repeated and difficult labors are*fi#»«ted w:th and infirmities, in which case they are highly useful, strengthening a t the same time the stomach, the back, the weakened organs, and the whole constitution. Dr. Goode’s Celebrated Female Pills are o f two kinds, namely: No. 1, or Laxative Pills, and No. 2, or Res­ torative Pills. They are for all the following diseases: Suppression, Irregularity, or Retention of the Menses, Fluor Albus, Chlorosis, or Green Sickness, Costive­ ness, Gravel, Incontinence of Urine, Nervous Affec­ tions, Hyrterics, Prolapsus Uteri, or Falling of the VKomb, and Piles. These Pills are also particularly adapted to the male as well as the female sex, for the cure of the following diseases: Nervous Diseases, Liver Complaint, Dyspepsia, Billious Diseases, and all cases of Hypochondriacism, Low Spirits, Palpitation of the Heart, Nervous Irritability, Nervous Weak/iess, indi­ gestion, Loss o f Appetite, Heartburn, General Debili­ ty, Bodily Weakness, or F latulency, Headaches, Night­ mare, Rheumatism, Asthma, Tic Douloureux, Cramp, Spasmodic Affections, and those who are victims to that most excrutiating disorder, Gout; also, Pains in ths Side, Chest, Limbs, Head, Stomach or Back, Dim­ ness or Confusion of Sight, Alternate Flushes of Heat and Chilliness, Tremors, W atchings, Agitation, Anxi­ ety, bad Dreams and Spasms. Thia Medicine is acknowledged to be one of the most valuable ever discovered, as a purifier of the blood and fluids. It is superior to Sarsaparilla, whether as a su­ dorific or alternative. Directions for use. —Pills No. 1 must he taken from three to six, or more, s t bed time, sufficient to operate briskly, till the desired object is effected. Take No. 2 according to the directions as on the box. In all cases, both kinds of the pills are to be used at the same time, in the following manner—Take three pi!!* or more ot No. 1 every night on going to bed, in­ creasing the number, i f they do not open the bowels: also, take three o f th e pills No. 2, half an hour before each meal, three tim es daily. Sold at 100 Chatham-streel, New York, and by the fo l l o w i n g a g e n t s : — J . M . V A N S L Y C K , N o . 7 6 S t a t e - st. Schenectady; Wm. Seaver, Burnt Hills; S. Van Scbiaick, South M aiket-street, Albany; Z. Clark, Riv­ er street, Troy; Samuel W escott, Hudson; Cornelius Swartwout, Genesee-street, Utica.— May 24, 1839. lOOyl F I S H . F i S H . F I S H . J UST received, a genera supply of FISH, consisting of No. 1 ,2 , and 3, Mackere, in barrels, and h alf bar­ rels ; No. 1 and 2 Mackerel, in quarters, eighths and kits; No. 1 Mess Shad; Picked Cod; Scale F ish ; Pickled and Salted H e rrings; Pickled Samon, in Kits ; Pickled Sounds and Tongues ; Dun Fish ; Dried Cod ; Smoked Salmon; No. 1 , 2 aud3 Scaed Herrings; all warranted. For sale by J. M. VAN SLYCK, May 14. No. 76 State-st. corner of Mill Lane. T E A S . T E A S . T E A S . JUST received, a general assortment of Fresh Green and Black Teas, of the latest importations, consisting of Hyson, Young Hyson; Hyson Skin; Imperial;' Gunpowder and Pouchong; in -wheats, h a lf chests, catty boxes, can­ isters & papers. For sale low by J. M. VAN SLYCK, May 14. No. 76State~st. corner of Mi Lane. S O A F - - A G E A C Y . T H E Subscriber having received the Agency w _ for the sale of Wm. Colgate & Co’s (N. York) Celebrated Soap, of which he will keep a constant sup­ ply by the box, a t the lowest F actory prices. For sale by J. M. VAN SLYCK, Mav 14. No, 76 State-st. corner of Mi Lane TIKK F A J l I I A '. B I B L E . How painfully pleasing the fond recollection - Of youthful connexion^ and innocent joys, When blest with parental advice and affection, * * Surrounded with mercies, with peace from on high. I still view the chairs of my sire and mother, lh e seats of their offspring as ranged on each hand, And that richest o f books which exccli’d every other- 7 - That family Bible that lay on the stand ; 1 be old-fashicffied Bible, the deardilessed Bible, * The family Bible that lay on the stand. That Bible, tbe volume o f God’s inspiration, * At morn and at evening could yield us delight; And the p rayer of our sire was a sweet invocation For mercy by day and for safety through night. Out- hymns of thanksgiving with harmony swelling, *• All warm from tho heart of a family band, H a lf raised us from eartli to that rapturous dwelling ; Hescribed *n the Bible that lay on the stund; That richest o f books, which excell’d every other, T hut family Bible, that lay on the stand. Ye scenes of tranquility, long have we parted^— My hope’s almost gone, and my parents no more ; In sorrow and sadness I live broken hearted, And wander unknown on a far distant shore. Yet how can I doubt a dear Savior’s protection, 1 orgetful of gilts from his bountiful hand; DhJ let me with patience receive his correction, ^ A nd think of the Bible tbat lay on the stand; lh a t richest ol books, which excell’d every other, I be family Bible, that lay on the stand. Blest Bible, the light ami tho guide to the stranger, With thee I seem circled by parents and friends; Thy kind adm o n i t i o n shall guide m e from danger. On thee my last lingering hope then depends. Hope wakens to vigor and rises to glory, ^ I ’ll hasten and flee to the promised land, 1 or refuge lay hold on the hope set before me, Reveal’d in the Bible that lay on the s tand ; The old-fashioned Bible, the dear blessed Bible, lhe family Bible, that lay on the stand. Hail rising the brightest and best of the morning, The star which guided my parents safe home ; A beam of thy glory my pathwuy adorning, Shall scatter the darkness and brighten my gloom. As the Eastern sages to worship the stranger, In ecstacy to Canaan’s fair land, 111 bow to adore him, but not in a manger, H e ’s seen in the Bible that lay on the s tan d ; The old-fashioned Bible, the dear blessed Bible, The family Bible, that lay on the stand. Though age and misfortune press hard on my feelings, ^ I ’ll fiee to the Bible and trust in the Lord ; Though darkness should cover his merciful dealings, My soul is still cheer’d by his heavenly word. And Dow from things earthly my soul is removing— I soon shall shout glory with heaven’s bright band, In rapture of joy be forever adoring The God of the Bible tbat lay on the stand; The old-fashioned Bible, the dear blessed Bible, The family Bible, that lay on the stand. From the London Quarterly Review. T H E H E W D R O P AND TH E ST HE AH.* The brakes with golden flowers were crowned, And melody was heard around, When near a stream, a dew drop shed Its lustre on a violet’s head, While trembling on the breeze, it hung, The streamlet as it run along, The beauty of the morn confessed, And thus the sparkling pearl addressed: “ Sure, little, drop, rejoice we may, For all is beautiful and gay ; Creation wears her emerald dress, And smiles in all her loveliness ; And with delight and pride I see Tbat little flower bedewed by thee; Thy lustre with a gem might vie, While trembling in its purple eye.” ** You may rejoice, indeed 'tis true,” Replied the radiant drop of dew, “ You will, no doubt, as on you move To flocks and herds a blessing prove; But when the sun ascends on high, Its beam will draw me to tbe sky; And I must own my humble power, X*v«» l>yJLr«freshed a humHle flower.” \ Hold,\ cries the stream, “ nor thus repine, For well ’tis known a power divine, Subservient to his will supreme, H as made tbe dew drop* and the stream, Though small thou art, (I that allow,) No mark of heaven’s contempt art tliou ; Thou hast refreshed an humble flower, And done according to thy power.” All things tbat are, both great and small, One glorious Author formed them all, This thought may all repinings quell, What serves his purpose, Serves him well. * The above beautiful lines are the production of Mary Collings, a aervant girl from Devonshire, England. From the Gentleman’s M agazine. T H K P H Y S I C I A N ’S F E E . BY CHARLES V. ISLET. C h a p ter I. 4 Mother are you unwell?’ and the daughter look­ ed up from the work on which she had, for the last hour been busily and silently engaged. Her mother had been similarly em ployed; but her work, some unfinished muslin,was lying in her lap, while her bead rested upon her hand, as if she were in deep thought. ‘ Mother are you unwell ?—you look pale.’ ‘ No m y child,’ replied the mother, in a sad, calm tone, more sorrowful than it was her wont. The daughter put aside her work and took her parent’s hand, gazing, wilh a troubled look into her face. A tear glistened in the eye of Mrs. Lemand, at this de­ licate though forcible demonstration of filial affec­ tion. SO ap 2 CASK S B E S T G. E N G L I S H H O R S E NAIL^. For sale wholesale and retail by C. C. CLUTE & Co, M A jL iA G A G R A P E S , —10 kegs kegs Grapes, for sale by dll7 and 10 halt G. Q. CARLEY. B U T T E R . J a Part ®f it v*!7 f°r April 22, 1839. G. Q. CARLEY. g N A K F T L V I E i r S T O O L S . — The subscri- bers have on hand a larga assortment of Carpen­ ter’s Tools, which they will dispose of on moderate term#.—Oct. 2. W ALKER & EDW A R D S. ALBANY LOCK HOSPITAL K8TARLI3HKD IN 1830. “ A word io I lie wise.” DR. COOKE CONTINUES TO RE CONSULT,-.IJ CONFIDENTIALLY, No. 3, Norton St., Albany, N. Y. P ROFESSOR COOKE, Al. D. D. D. L L. D. Chancel­ lor of the University and President of the Medical De­ partment of tho Collego of Ripley , Follow oi lhe Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians, and corresponding Vac. cinator of the National Vaccine Establishment in London: General Consulting 1‘hysiciun and Surgeon Accoucheur ; — may be confidentially consulted peisonally or by letter, in each department of Tliysic and Surgory, at his residence No. 33 Greon street Albany, N. Yr. E llen,’ said she, as she drew her child to her bo­ som, and imprinted a kiss on her fair forehead—six­ teen years ago, this evening, your father bent affec­ tionately over iny sick coucii, to gaze upon his first born— h is daughter— y o u rself, m y dear child ! and twelve years ago this same evening, I bent over his sick couch. The angel of death was there also, and 1 became a widow'! The tears o f the mother and daughter were mingled. Mr. and Mrs. Lemand were of English birth.— They were married in their native land; but soon after, left for this country. T h e y were not, by any means rich, but enjoyed a comfortable independence. Mr. Lemand came over as an agent for a house in Liverpool, and resided in New-York. Here Ellen was born. After a residence of about five years in New-York, the house in which Lcmnnd was engaged became bankrupt. A lew fragments were all that lie was enabled to save from the wreck; and broken in spirits, poor in health, Mr. L. was left to struggle a- long in a strange land as lie could. For two years he strove (o gain the fooling he had lost ; but he only •wrestled'\with air.’ He was taken sick: and soon died, leaving bis wife and child a slender stock to support them in the rough journey of life. Mrs. Lemand had no friends in England to whom she could appeal in her extremity. She bad rich relations, or rather an uncle; but she never had any intercourse with him, and probably her existence was entirely unknown to him— at best, uncared for. She toon found her little stock running low, arid she began to cast about for means o f support. She was not one of those who sit down in idleness, repining at her lot, and murmuring at the decrees of Providence. She had faith in the \promises and her heart had a lean­ ing place which the world knew not. Being expert with the needle, she made application among her few acquaintances for needlework, and by constant indus­ try w a s enabled to keep w a n t from the door, and be- stow upon her daughter lhat education which in adver- sitv and prosperity is alike a blessing. Ellen grew up*all a fond mother’s heart could desire. She early made herself useful, and soon the united efforts of mother and daughter allowed them to add some of the luxuries to the necessaries o f life. Their dwelling was retired from the noise and bus­ tle ofthe city. It was an humble and pleasent abode. The hand of taste was visible in all that appertained to it. The rooms were plainly though neatly and comfortably furnished, and contentment i f not hap­ piness, reigned there. Such was the situation of af­ fairs on the evening when our story commenced. It was the anniversary o f her daughter’s birth as well as of her husband’s death. No wonder the brow of the mother was shaded. The graves of buried hopes were re-opened, the fountains o f memory loosed. It was the resurrection hour of departed joys. She thought o f the trials she had passed through, of her far oil' home, where, in childhood she was blest with a mother’s love, and a father’s care, and a sister’s i companionship—of her lost partner. All those came thronging on her thoughts—the white and dark spots — the shadows and sunbeams of life. N c wonder the teardnop stood in her eye. Again and again she pressed to her child to her bosom; for she was the only earthly treasure lhat remained to her— (he sole link that chained ber affections to this world. “ May thy path through life be less thorny than thy mother’s Ellen ! Nevertheless, not my will be done!” As she gave utterance to ibis humble rtfHanArher eye brightened, and the shadows lifted fr6m fler spirits, and the wonted smile of co’tttea’t again-lit up her coun­ tenance. W e said*that by their industry they were enabled to add some of the luxuries to the necessaries o f life. This was true for a time when prosperity smiled aver the Country. But dark shadows began io creep over the land. The tide o f fortune was suddenly checked, and began tojcq/ftje- Reusnchment became tbe or­ der o f the day. Superffuities.were discarded,|and the closest economy was studied. M any persons were consequently thrown out o f employ, and distress be­ gan to pervade the lower classes. Mrs. Lemand es­ caped not the general doom. D a y after day she found less employment for her needle. Many o f those who furnished her with work were obliged to in- form her that they had nq more to offer; and those ; who continued to afford employment, were so uncer­ tain in their calls upon her, that she barely earn­ ed enough to supply the simplest necessaries of life. Mrs. L. viewed the da<k cloud settling over her late siumy prospects with an anxious eye. W inter was \approaching. The times more and more pressing. The inclement season called for new outlays. How were these demands on her purse to be met? Even by the most pinching economy she barely received enough to live from day to day. She found it neces­ sary, at least, to dispose of household articles, from time to time, at a great sacrifice, to procure the means ofsubsistance. It is a dreadful condition for a female* brought up in independence, to be thus situated. A- la s ! how many have been thus placed; been thus doomed to witness tbe gradual wasting away o f their little property, to satisfy the calls o f hunger—or, what is nearly as imperative, the urgent solicitations of an icy-hearted creditor! To this was a Mrs. L . reduced. Article after article disappeared, until she retained scarcely enough for her limited use. And how did Ellen bear this reverse ? Like the daughter o f such a mother! More anxious on her mother’s account than her own, she did all that one could do,' in her situation, to sustain her, and to alleviate her sufferings. A murmuring word never escaped her lips. Often when their board was reduced so low as to afford hard­ ly sufficient to satisfy one person—often would Ellen plead indisposition, that her mother might not divide the slender stock, although the pangs of hunger were gnawing within her. Notwithstanding this self-sacri­ fice, she was doomed to see her beloved parent grad­ ually sink under the troubles that surrounded her. As proverty came upon them, they were obliged to leave the comfortable roof that had sheltered them, and lake up their abode in an obscure and unhealthy part o f the city. Cut off from their former employ­ ment, they were obliged to have recourse to such work as they could procure. They were now dependant on the slender pay recieved for washing clothes for the boarders o f a neighboring hotel. The burden of this fell on Ellen, for her mother’s health and strength had become so reduced, she was only able to render very slight assistance- 'Ellen faltered not. She pros­ ecuted her work with an air o f cheerfuluess, and strove by every act in her power to keep up the sinking spir­ its of her mother. Yet she did not—could not, shut her eyes to her parent’s gradual failing; and often, when her mother slept, would her’firmness give way, and the hot tears soak the midnight p illow. W e have refrained from describing the person of Ellen. W e have desired that the reader should first become acquainted with her mind, and feel an inter­ est in her on account o f her good qualities, rather than the beapJtv j £ lycr person. Still, Ellen lacked not these extCTNtgraces which, if’thby do not constitute woman’s chief charms, still render her an object of greater attention and admiration. In a gay and fash­ ionable assembly sh e would have shown among the brightest; and yet, never did she appear so lovely, as when arrayed in her humble garb, she performed with a willing heart, those menial services for her mother’s support. CHAPTER II. It was a cold blustering evening in November, a raging north-easterly storm had prevailed through the day, and as night shut in, the wind and sleet swept sullenly through the streets, and drearily against the buildings. The shops were nearly closed. The lamps shed a dim and flickering light on the slippery pavement, over which, occasionally, some passenger, bending to the blast, would hurry on his way. On this evening, emerging from a narrow, dreary looking Street, a young female was seen struggling aloug in evident haste. Turning the corner, and passing two or three blocks, she ascended the steps ofa large house before whose door an expiring lamp threw out a few faint gleams. After hesitating a moment, as il to recover herself, she rang the bell. The door was shortly opened by a young man, who hastily inquired her wants. “ Does Dr. Heabert reside here?” was asked in a timid, irresolute voice. \ M y name in Herbert,” was the reply, in a tone that evidently showed that the speaker was uot al­ together pleased with the call. “ Con not you visit a lady— a poor woman, correct­ ing herself— “ who is dangerously ill?” \ W ill not to-morrow do?” and the young man drew back, casting, a significant glance at the driving sleet, as he partly closed the door, “ will not to mor­ row do— I have an engage— ” “ For the love o f God, sir, do not refuse m e !” ifflH terrupted the female, in a trembling and beseeching voice — \ m y mother is sick—very sick— the distance is short—you shall be paid!” \ \Cannot you fiud some one else, M iss?” said the physician, in a more yielding t o n e . \ \ Oh, no sir! I have been refused by two others. M y poor mother I fear is dying.— Oh, i t y o u have a mother you will go with me— i f you have riot* b memory I charge you not to slight the orphan’s er!” And the speaker turned ber eyes full upon young man. lt was very pale, but strikingly beautiful. W hether the efiecliug appeal or the lovely coun­ tenance influenced the young physician, it matters not; but he hesitated no longer. Hastily throwing on a cloak, he followed her through two or three ob­ scure streets, and asthey were plungingdown an un­ lighted and dismal looking alley, he inquired i f they had much farther to go. \ This is the house sir,” said the female, stopping before a mean and shattered tenemeut, whose crazy irame could hardly withstand the heavy gusts tliat wept over it— “ Take care of the broken step, sir.” With this caution he picked his way inlo the lower entry, and followed his conductress to a scene ofsqual- lid wretchedness. A door was opened, and he was introduced iuto a dimly lighted room. H e startled on his entrance. The signs o f poverty he surely beheld; but it was not the poverty of crime and intemperance — the disgusting and revolting exhibition be expected to encouutcr. There was no appearance o f disorder — no unpleasant odor— no filthy floor and dirty sack of straw for a bed— too commonly found in lhe abodes of w a n t H e gazed about him in astonishment. The scanty furniture was plain, and ofthe cheapest kind; butevery thing was neat, and well arranged. A Small tallow candle gave light to the room. There was the white pine table,covered with a c l cloth, on which rested a bible.: the rush bottOH&l chairs, three in number; the well scoured floW and the neat b ed; straw to be sure—but covered wjtn spot­ less white (though coarse) sheets, and a p A in coun­ terpane, a few smoky embers burnt oajne hearth.— The physiciau had but a moment t o / i e w the unex­ pected appearance of the room, aytne girl thr«w off her bonnet and knelt by the bed'side, displaying in the act a form o f perfect symmetry — not the less at­ tractive for being arrayed imgarments o f the cheap­ est material. y “ Mother, dear mothpKthe doctor ha# come to see you !” whispered the/neeling one, in a voice exceed- m gly sweet and tender, \ Out o f my sjgnt, girl! W h y follow me forever like a curse witb'your perpetual cry for bread— bread! Drink tears, ad 1 do, and let them satisfy you !—and the sick wojium tossed her arms impatiently about. S , her feelings e determined togs The physician drew near, while the danghcerb*- ried her face in the clothes, sobbing witb Irrtt “ * emotion:—\ My poor mother! who never befbrdlook* ed unkindly on me, now drive# me from her !&• ft 1 hated thing!” “ Ha ! h a ! hear the hypocrite!” said the sick Wt>- man, iu a tone of withering scorn—** Sir, beware and she partly raised herself in bed and pointed bar emaciated arm towards the weeping girl—** beware of tfjflt girl; she will prove a bitter curse to yotf! I gave her the last mouthful—robbed myself of the sole remaining crust—for what—to feed a viper? t f i y you never be cursed with an ungrateful child!** she fell exhausted on the pillow. “ o , Sir, she raves,” said the daughter depreead^g- ly : \for tjpo days I have hearffotfly reproaches fitful one wfio nev*r opened her lips but ia kindness!** \ You* must not heed them, Miss, said tbeDbctpc* who had been closely examining the patient **S t is tfc »0 effect of disease. Your mother is laboring uodar#' high fever—her senses are disordered, and 31 is etn-. tomary for persons in her situation to fancy those flifjf enemies and persecutors who are most beloved in their lucid state. Be not troubled, therefore, when restor­ ed to her right mind, her affections will be unchanged.” ‘‘But will her senses be restored ?—is there hewn?** said the girl in an anxious tone. “ Your mother is a very sick woman—very; but her case is far from desperate. With proper care etui treatment she may recover, and my services not he wanted.” The daughter thanked him—not, with words—but in a more expressive language—that of the bnut, which the physiciau read in her glowing face and sparkling eyes. W e presume we need not remind the reader that the sick one was Mrs. Lemand. Io assisting RUm to accomplish some work which she had been nnw pectedly called upon to perform, she had overtasked* her feeble strength and exposed herself. A aavctu' cold ensued, which terminated in a lever- _ K M would immediately have called in a physician, but her mother considered her sickness as a slight matter, preferring rather to suffer than to exhaust their misar able pittance in paying for medical advice. Lemand grew worse. Indeed, so rapid was the die- ease, E Hen dare not leave her Twice she desponds* ed a child ofa neighbor for a physician, as she feu jd her m o ther’s w its began to wanner. But ** good Samaritans” are 'scarce in a large eitjr —and the calls of a ragged urchin .rarely receive **»— attention, or are answered witb that alacrity as thu calls of those whose qppearance holds out a foe io pros­ pective. Ellen, however, had, like the yoaug in gen­ eral, a better opinion of human nature. Always rea­ dy at the call o f suffering, she amagined that «*Ihiv were like herself, and when the boy returned with.thv physician’s answer: \ Will be there directly,”—sbs waited impatiently, and listened lo catch every step. But she waited in vain. No physician CSO|t-r Her mother grew hourly worse. Ellen would hngm gone herself to get advife, but she was b f leaving her mother’s bed-side. Tbe delirium jacqU* ed, ana required all her care and watchfulness- T » add to her affliction, the delirium began toassnms peculiar type which we have described, and the id- ready burdened heart o f tbe poor girl received a MNr pang in the dislike her mother began to show toward her. F or two days she was exposed to this new CsiaL- On the evening o f the second day, 1 wound up to such a pitch, that in search-ofa physician. She got an occupant o f another part of tha to intend to her mother, while she went forth. It a night of storm, as we have described, of the few passengers she met, she received hasty rections, and applied to one and another of the ical profession. The first one to whom she aj hardly allowing her to state her wants, pleaded a or engagement; and from theaecood application turned with almoet a bursdegNHht, a* she as a flat refhsaT.—lt was k l H p p u f late—thi began to be closed, »»4i(|iro m t o beat more farious- ly. Wet, chilled, jf l F l t t o t t in a state of despairr sought still anaflnpljftih what success, the read* er is already acquafoUM. She was fortunate in her choice, for Dr. Herbert, though young, was eminent­ ly qualified for bis business. Immediate measures were taken to combat thadfo- ease. After a copious depletion and tbe administta* tion of sedatives, Ellen had the satisfaction of m | M her mother sink into a slumber—the first she b s d s f joyed for a long time. The physician, after iflaiqg all that the ciru instances of the case demanded, leav­ ing directions for the night, dec. made ptiipsialiims > 1 d e p a r t . Ellen left the bedside, and taking from the taKiit drawer a purse, emptied its contents, cowisdiigef * number of small pieces with a few coppers, and ten­ dered them to the Doctor remarking, with emne trep­ idation, \ I know not this to be a sufficient fee, 1 will, endeavor to obtain the. exact amount.” The physician stood for a moment,, regarding thu, speaker with an embarrassed air: thao aaid, a« h r took the proffered change, “ I shall certaiuH rciuif to­ morrow—your mother’s case demands it. - Vet—-—,** . and he hesitated, while a slight flush pUSSufl tM vjjto faee; \ but, I liked to have forgotten it, there fa s ' receipt I wish to leave,” aad he sealed hiraaetfatfW table, while Ellen returned to adjust something'abeoC the table. ** You will recollect to give the powdsro I have left every two hours, and the drops immedi­ ately. Good evening, Miss Lemand; I trust your mother will be better in the morning,” and he took, his leave. Ellen took the folded paper to put it in her pane ; the sight of which caused her to sigh, for it was aa- tirely empty—when she was induced to look al th# recipe. She opened the paper; a bank oote for a generous sum fell from its folds, and the nntnnishod girl read, instead of a recipe : “ It is more blessed to give than to receive F* ( remainder next week .) L esson to N kw sfater B o r r o w e r s [Time : Saturday morning 8 o’clock—Scene: The braahfhK table. A rap is hoard at the door, and the newsph per ts for a few momenta opened before tbe fktov ** Come John, it wont do to dry it long—for I sen neighbor Snooks is sending his son after it.”— *ber rap at the door. ** Father wants to kfOW f t you Wilkj) —if you He only wants' from, what our Tom' the brig is not reported. #Htqnehe trips,andMtpss dily returns: \ MotherwantstSiM* ed yesterday—can’t you lend it to fte>$n§t two \ utes.” \ Tell your mother that all I week are Mr.—, and a child of Mr.— moments another tap— \ Sister Susan if any body’s married this week, and o s d l M t to know if there is any auction to-day, and ] wants to kuow what the news is from Vir ’ \’ aunt Snooks wants to jtnow if there is any ty stories about that Jarvis woman— if yon the paper, why cad’t you just write down is—just cause Ldou’t want to keep ruoniag’ forward so”- / * Here my lad, take this paper to yttir father—anjround to all your uncles and aunts, mad have it hack whatever is left ofit,nexl Saturday room­ ing at J f O’clock, precisely, when you come ro borrow tliefllxt.” Tea applications on Saturday by hto- royerg, all sent to iieighbor Snooks witb a ptiocallr ution to return it there when done with, orning, a rap at the door, and the hoy with dm p t- ySt' per is ushered in : “ Mother Says it is too ^ plague to keep the paper all tbe week, people keep coming arter it no.— Portsmouth Jour. L aroe and in t e e e s t in o collection o r C m - dren . Over three thousand children were ed together, in procession, at Brooklyn, on Wi afternoon. They were the achoiiut of W| a Sabbath schools in Brooklyn, WilJiamsbutgh Bushwick, and the object of their meeting wa celebration of their ninth anniversary, formed at tbe junction of Hicks Mod streets, and passed in procession to thoM place designated for them. Ten of the sembled in the Methodist Epiqppel ht Washington St., aud the remainingotevoe^iauM Sec­ ond Presbyterian Chutch, in Cliata|.atfeet. Both e f those spacious houses Were fi Ue^JiM}verflowiqg, with interesting cluldreu, ailff friends and

xml | txt